Supporting Women with Substance Use Disorders in Co-ed Settings

$9.00 | CE Hours:3.00 | Intermediate

Illinois ICB Credit for Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, MISA I or II or III, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS I or II, MAATP I or II, NCRS II, CFPP II, GCE

Ohio CDPB credit for: Certified Prevention Specialist Assistant, Certified Prevention Specialist, Certified Prevention Consultant for R1 Credit and Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor II, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III and Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor for C2 Credit.


CE Course Description

Most women are served in co-ed settings, yet the design of behavioral health services rarely takes sex and gender differences into account.  This CE course provides principles and practices that co-ed centers can use to assess and improve their programs to better serve women.

Article Author:  Sharon Amatetti, M.P.H.
Exam writer:  Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

CE Course Objectives

1.  Enumerate the aspects that trauma-informed and recovery-oriented approaches include.

2.  Examine the ways in which men and women with SUDs differ from each other.

3.  Define recovery capital.

4.  Identify the most essential ingredient in SUD treatment and recovery services.

5.  Describe an initial way to increase comfort and feelings of safety.

Date Added: 2016-11-14

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